Members of the Indian diaspora held events at different places in New York to express their support for the amended Citizenship Act, terming it as a historic step taken by the Indian government.
A group of Indian-Americans gathered at Times Square yesterday, carrying placards and raising slogans in support of the Narendra Modi government and CAA.
Attending the support rally was President of Overseas Friends of BJP-USA Krishna Reddy Anugula and other members of the organization.
In Long Island, an event was organized on Saturday where members of the Indian-American community expressed their support for the new law.
Jagdish Sewhani, President of the American India Public Affairs Committee, said the law is a historic decision taken after the Narendra Modi government was voted back to power with an overwhelming majority.